Ready to join our CIRBN Team?


CIRBN is a fiber optic Internet Service Provider (ISP) based in Central Illinois. Our Central Illinois Regional Broadband Network (CIRBN) delivers a seamless Internet and Intranet experience. We provide service to K-12 school districts, higher education institutions, healthcare, public safety, government, not-for-profit and commercial institutions.


  • As a member of the CIRBN team, your great benefits package includes:

    • Group medical insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield

    • Group dental insurance

    • Vision insurance

    • Retirement savings plan and Roth IRA plans

    • Flexible spending plan

    • Life insurance

    • Holidays

    • Personal convenience days

    • Vacation leave

    • Sick leave

    • Paid training and certifications

    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    • Wellness program

    • Employee credit union

    • Legal consultations

    • And working at a place that has totally awesome internet service!


Open positions are listed below, or when our team is full staffed, send us your resume to


Network Engineer

Location: Bloomington/Normal, IL

Requirements for this position:

  • Responsible for the configuration, testing and installation of the wired network equipment, which includes inside CIRBN customer buildings and designated distribution sites in each rural community and Bloomington/Normal.
  • Coordinate with wireless consultants on the connection of the wireless bridges into the CIRBN backbone.
  • Design and document an IP address scheme for egress, backbone, distribution and access layer of the network.
  • Coordinate with Chief Technology Officer and partners to understand networking needs such as connectivity between sites, egress, etc.
  • Document customer and distribution site network information including cable records, and logical and physical topology of the network using an application such as MS Visio.
  • Coordinate with an outside vendor on the monitoring of the CIRBN network.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.
  • Provide support to sales and support customer-related network issue (both pre-and post-sales.)
  • Troubleshoot and resolve network issues as they arise.
  • Provide weekly status and outage reports to Executive Director.

Non-Technical Skills:

  • Greet clients, establish rapport, project a professional tone, calm stressed or upset clients and document all details.
  • Prove initiative by seeing and doing what needs to be done; learn quickly.
  • Speak with confidence using facts.
  • Demonstrate willingness and ability to share new and different ideas.
  • Utilize excellent written communication skills every day.
  • Exhibit superior phone skills.
  • Maintain composure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to provide and receive honest feedback.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to see the monitor and to distinguish colors

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